Management Team

Mark Arthur

Mark Arthur

Chief Executive Officer
  • Responsible for day-to-day management of the firm
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2004
  • Began career in 1980
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Western Ontario
  • Member of the CFA Society Toronto
Contact Mark at 416-933-5754
Tracy Easveld-Pontone

Tracy Easveld-Pontone

Vice President, Investment Administration
  • Responsible for all aspects of operations and client service administration, hardware and software development, technology issues, office administration, and client reporting
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2008
  • Began career in 1992
Contact Tracy at 416-642-5571
Gil Lamothe

Gil Lamothe

Vice President & Senior Portfolio Manager
  • Responsible for managing the Canadian Equity Portfolios
  • Member of the Leon Frazer core investment team
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2019
  • Began career in 1989
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Honours Bachelor of Commerce, Finance, Laurentian University
  • Member of the CFA Society Toronto
Contact Gil at 416-585-5740
Chris Nitsis

Chris Nitsis

Legal Counsel
  • Responsible for providing legal advice and guidance to the firm
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2017
  • Began career in 2006
  • Member, Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Windsor
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Toronto
Contact Chris at 416-847-3766
Scott Norris

Scott Norris

Senior Vice President & Chief Compliance Officer (subject to regulatory approval)
  • Responsible for day to day compliance of the firm
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2019
  • Began career in 1993
  • Chief Compliance Officer since 2005
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Western Ontario
Contact Scott at 416-864-2625
Lieh Wang

Lieh Wang

Chief Investment Officer
  • Responsible for overseeing all investment activities including asset mix, portfolio construction, research and trading
  • Member of the Leon Frazer core investment team
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2018
  • Began career in 1994
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Bachelor of Applied Science in Mechanical Engineering, University of Waterloo
  • Member of the CFA Society Toronto
Contact Lieh at 416-642-5545

Investment Professionals

James Andrews

James Andrews

Executive Vice President Client Experience & Business Development
  • Responsible for managing the client facing team including communications and marketing
  • Joined Jovian Capital Corporation, Former Parent Company of LFA in 2004
  • Began career in 2001
  • Member, Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) / Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA) – Schulich School of Business, York University
Contact James at 416-864-2604
Steven Belchetz

Steven Belchetz

Senior Vice President & Portfolio Manager
  • Began career in 1990 and joined group in 2003
  • Certified Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Master of Business Administration, McMaster University
  • Member of the CFA Society Toronto
Contact Steven at 416-640-8556
Scott Cuthbert

Scott Cuthbert

Associate Portfolio Manager
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2018
  • Began career in 2005
  • Master of Finance, University of Toronto
  • Member of the CFA Society Toronto
Contact Scott at 416-642-5579
Patrick Manahan

Patrick Manahan

Vice President & Portfolio Manager
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 1996
  • Began career in 1977
  • Chartered Accountant (CA)
  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Toronto
Contact Patrick at 416-642-5602
Roba Elakawy

Roba Elakawy

Associate Portfolio Manager
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2017
  • Began career in 2016
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Finance, University of Toronto
Contact Roba at 416-640-1642
William Mitchell

William Mitchell

Vice President & Portfolio Manager
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2015
  • Began career in 1990
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charter holder, Certified Investment Manager (CIM), Certified Financial Planner (CFP)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Economics, York University
  • MBA (specializing in Financial Services) from Dalhousie University and the Institute of Canadian Bankers (ICB)
  • Current member of the Calgary CFA Society, former member of the Toronto Society of Financial Analysts (TSFA) and a Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute (FCSI)
Contact William at 403-538-3792
Ralph Muth

Ralph Muth

Associate Portfolio Manager
  • Began career in 1987 and joined group in 2017
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), Chartered Investment Manager (CIM®), Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Ryerson University
Contact Ralph at 416-640-1643
James Noble

James Noble

Vice President & Senior Portfolio Manager
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 1998
  • Career began in 1973
  • Honours Bachelor of Arts, Business and Master of Business Administration, York University
Contact Jim at 604-637-4704
Lori Reeve

Lori Reeve

Portfolio Manager
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2010
  • Began career in 1987
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)
  • Master of Science, Finance, London School of Economics
  • Member of the CFA Society Toronto
Contact Lori at 416-642-5563
Matthew Sears

Matthew Sears

Associate Portfolio Manager
  • Began career in 2011 and joined group in 2011
  • Certified Financial Planner (CFP®), Chartered Financial Analyst(CFA)
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Ryerson University
Contact Matthew at 416-640-2101
Anne Wildfong

Anne Wildfong

Vice President & Portfolio Manager
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 2012
  • Began career in 1991
  • Certified Financial Planner® (CFP), Chartered Investment Manager (CIM)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Wilfrid Laurier University
  • Fellow of the Canadian Securities Institute
Contact Anne at 416-864-2613
Robert Wong

Robert Wong

Vice Chairman & Senior Portfolio Manager
  • Joined Leon Frazer in 1991
  • Began career in 1970
  • Bachelor of Science, University of Toronto and Master of Business Administration, Schulich School of Business
  • Former Ontario Minister of Energy, Minister of Citizenship
  • Recipient of the Victoria College / University of Toronto 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award
  • Recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal
  • Member of the Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario, Schulich International Advisory Council and George Brown College Board of Governors
Contact Bob at 416-642-5583